ActionEar Sport is a personal amplification system/hearing protector with stereo sound to provide 360 degree directional and independent volume controls to allow the user to adjust for hearing differences in each ear. Loud sounds are heard at 70 decibels while soft sounds are continuously amplified by 40 decibels. An automatic shut-off circuit shuts off sounds over 95 decibels. The headset has full size sculpted air/foam ear cushions, a collar-level tension band, and velcro head strap. There is
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Assistive listening device for increased volume in conversations. The MINICOM is sold as a TV listening system. Simple instructions are provided to adapt the MINICOM as an all-purpose audio loop for one-on-one or group conversations. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electronics. AUTHOR:Paschell, William. TITLE: Do-it-Yourself Listening and Signaling Devices for People with Hearing Impairment. REF: Monograph: available from William Paschell, 3717 May St., Wheaton, MD 2
The Audiofox TV Listening Device is a personal amplification system for television designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This wireless speaker system provides personal volume control without the use of headphones. The transmitter is connected to the television with the included AV cables. Sound is sent wirelessly from the transmitter to the speakers which are hung over the back of the user's chair on opposite sides to provide stereo sound. The system includes a transm
The Audioport A1 Personal Communicator is a personal amplification system designed for use by persons with hearing disabilities. A self-contained ALD (assistive listening device), this lightweight device features a front-mounted omnidirectional microphone designed to send an amplified signal directly to the user's earpieces. The unit automatically adjusts for sharp sudden noises and allows the user's voice to sound natural. POWER: Uses rechargeable batteries (included). WARRANTY: One year.
The Bell & Howell Sonic Earz is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This pocket-size amplifier with headset magnifies voices, music, and sounds from up to 60 feet away. The unit includes a volume control and belt clip. POWER: Uses one AAA battery (not included).
The Bionic Ear is a battery operated (9 volt) personal amplification system that increases sounds by up to 30 decibels. The unit is in the form of headphones which, along with wrist straps, allows free use of the hands. An omni-directional microphone is used to give a broad range of sound pick up. An automatic safety circuit prevents sounds over 95 decibels from reaching the user's ears. Includes a 3.5 mm mono output jack to enable the amplifier to be used as a high powered microphone for recor
The Central Alert CA-360 Combo 1 Notification System is a baby monitor designed for those individuals with deaf and hard of hearing disabilities to be alerted of daily sounds in their home. Use Remote Receiver when the user is away from the alert unit. Audible, visual and vibration alerts. Alarm clock with dual alarm settings. Includes one bed shaker (clock has jack for a second bed shaker). Works well with the Serene CentralAlert Baby Sound Sensor (see product).
The CommandEar is a personal amplification system that can be used by individuals who are hard of hearing. This headset-style system can be used to hear sounds up to 100 yards away. The unit amplifies sound up to 40 decibels. The CommandEar's dual wind resistant microphones provide stereo sound in 360 degrees direction. A 3-band equalizer enables custom tone selection in the bass, mid-tone, and treble ranges. Tone adjustments can be made while the system is in use, allowing the user to turn down
Direct Ear is a personal amplification system designed for home or public use in specially equipped facilities such as theaters or places of worship by individuals with hearing disabilities. The system includes a lightweight wireless audio headset, a transmitter/charger, audio feed cable, a power cable, an output jack for hearing aids, an RCA adapter, and an owner's manual. The system "links" directly to a television or other entertainment source or a sound system by means of infrared signals. T
DirectEar, set 250, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. Designed for personal listening to television, VCRs, or hi-fi equipment with audio ports, the infrared set includes the transmitter and a stethoscope-style receiver with adjustable volume control and adjustable right/left balance. Set 250J offers the same features and includes an output jack on the receiver for use with direct audio input, induction neck loops, etc. POWER: The receiv
The Dual Channel headset for the Visually Impaired, model SMH 1783-11, is a microphone headset designed to fit a variety of communication applications requiring the use of two channels for individuals with a visual disability. The models are designed for use by secretaries and receptionists in transcribing from dictation devices and for use by telephone operators with visual disabilities using talking terminals. It is based on the StarMate Supra headset where one channel allows the user to trans
The Geemarc CL7400BT Bluetooth TV Amplifier is an amplifier that can connect to any audio device via bluetooth with adjustable tone, volume, and balance to allow users to customize the device to their hearing loss. If you want to use the CL7400BT with an audio device that isn’t Bluetooth enabled, simply connect the headset to the device using the included cable with 3.5mm jack, or use any Bluetooth dongle to create a Bluetooth connection.
Hearing Aid is an I Phone and I pad application designed for individuals who have difficulty hearing. Device’s microphone records the conversation. To get rid of the ambient sound, frequencies out of the human voice range are filtered out. User listens to the result over the headphones, the device’s speakers, bluetooth or airplay devices.
A three-band stereo equalizer is included to adjust the outcome to users preference within the human voice frequency range.
The HEARING HELPER Personal FM System is a wireless listening system for individuals who are hard of hearing. It can be used in the classroom, watching TV, riding in a car, meetings and conferences, coaching or employee training. The system 200 features the T16-72E6 Transmitter and the R16-72E6 Receiver. The Receiver features an external microphone with a separate volume control to pick up nearby sounds or the wearer's voice. The system includes two rechargeable 6V batteries and chargers, belt c
The Hearing Helper Tour Guide System, model TGS PRO 720, is an FM amplification system designed for use by people with hearing disabilities in tours of factories, museums, power plants, and zoos; in theme parks and tourist attractions; and on bus or walking tours. This system enables users to overcome background noise and distance from the guide, even in noisy surroundings. The tour guide wears a compact, body-pack transmitter and headset microphone. Listeners use portable receivers. The system
The Hearit Combo, model 225, is a communication aid for individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit, model 200, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids.
The Hearit Personal Listening System, model 551PLS, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing loss. Designed for use with the Hearit Broadcaster SE systems (see entries), this device enables the user to receive direct enhanced auditory input through a personal receiver/headset in addition to the amplification provided by the classroom speaker. An unlimited number of these receivers can be used simultaneously.
The Hearit Personal Listening System, model 550PLSA, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing loss. Designed for use with the Hearit Broadcaster SE systems (see entries), this device enables the user to receive direct in-the-ear enhanced auditory input from an instructor in a classroom setting through a personal receiver/headset in addition to the amplification provided by the classroom speaker. An unlimited number of these receivers can be used simultaneou
The Hearit Combo, model 525, is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit SE, model 500, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing
HearYouNow is a voice and sound amplifier designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The program allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a personal voice amplifier. Features include intuitive interface, high performance sound quality, using state of the art ExSilent filtering and amplification techniques.
The volume is adjustable per ear. The individual frequency sliders allow volume control for three frequency bands, tuned towards speech understanding. Wit
The HF Mega Ear is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The unit looks similar to a personal cassette player and features an adjustable thumbwheel volume control, a belt clip, and dual earphones. The device has high and low frequencies on sound reception. The Headset model includes a lightweight headset. POWER: Uses one triple-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 72 x 40 x 16 millimeters. The Headset model includes a 20-foot extension cord.
The Infrared Transmitter is an infrared personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This system can be used for television or music listening, at home or in motor vehicles. For stereo operation, the system connects directly to a TV, VCR, or DVD equipped with standard RCA audio output jacks. The system features a Sound Clarity wireless infrared transmitter, a power source and RCA cables. The Infrared Transmitter is intended to be used with the Able Plane
Kikitori Hearing Aid Application is a voice amplifier and voice recorder designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The program allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a hearing aid. Sounds are picked up by the device’s microphone, amplified and processed in real time and sent to the user’s earphones or earbuds. Bluetooth compatible. Features sound adjustment controls and a noise filter.
The Link-it Array Microphone System is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This wireless assistive listening device can be worn in either the right or left ear to improve speech intelligibility in noisy situations. To use it, a BTE or ITE hearing aid with a built-in T-coil is inserted and switched to the T-coil-only position, with its volume control set for conversational speech. The device has a built-in connector for wired uses, including h
The Listen Technologies LR-400 is a portable display FM receiver designed for the hearing impaired to facilitate clear communication. It has exceptional audio quality and convenient recharging options. The LR-400 can receive up to 17 wide band channels and 40 narrow bands (72 MHz), 19 wide band and 38 narrow band (216 MHz), and 17 wide band (863 MHz) channels. The LR-400 has a digital display to monitor channel selection, battery level, and signal strength. SmartCharge function prevents overchar
The Listening System, model WIR125, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system includes a TX4 transmitter/charger, a RX3 Laualier styler receiver, and a TV Listening Microhone. The system can be used with the microphone or it can be connected directly to an audio output jack of a television or other audio device. The system receiver is compatible with wide-area systems. POWER: The receiver operates for 35 hours on a single 9-volt bat
The Logicom CI FM Receiver is an FM personal amplification system and cochlear implant accessory designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This small, lightweight unit lets cochlear implant users receive clear speech, without restricting physical activity. It is compatible with both ear-level and body worn processors, and connects directly to a processor via the auxiliary input. Direct connection improves signal to noise ratio and sound quality. It can also connect into a
The Maxit Pulse is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This wireless inductive loopset utilizes Bluetooth technology to enable users to enjoy clear telephone conversations without external noise interference. This loopset supports A2DP connections which allows the user to have wireless communication with their Bluetooth-enabled (version 1.2/2.0) mobile phone. The user also can listen to sounds from any device equipped with a 3.5 mm stereo output socke
The Mikroport FM system is a personal amplification system designed to assist persons with hearing disabilities. Featuring 100 per cent frequency compatibility, this amplification system provides transmitters and receivers with 16 selectable frequencies designed to the user's specifications, allowing interfacing with existing equipment. The tramsmitter features an auxiliary socket designed to connect it to a radio or television, a microphone/antenna socket to connect clip-on microphones, and an
The Mini Audio Amplifier, model 277-1008, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. The system comes with a built-in speaker, a .125-inch microphone input and a .125-inch speaker/earphone jack. It can also be used as a test amplifier or signal tracer. POWER: 9-volt battery or AC adapter (model 273-10027) (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.75 x 3.38 x 3.1 inches. WEIGHT: 4 ounces. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: 90 days for parts and labor.
The Motiva Personal FM System, model PFM 360, is a FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system can be used for TV or audio listening, conversing in a car or at a restaurant, or in group settings such as a classroom, where it maximizes a student's ability to hear and ensures that the speaker's message is heard clearly. The transmitter can be used to mix and broadcast a speaker´s voice plus an audio program simultaneously in one room
The Oticon MIC 30 External Microphone is a remote microphone to be used for small group or one-on-one communication situations. It connects to the user's hearing aid via Direct Audio Input (DAI). The microphone can be hand-held or clipped onto a lapel by the user or speaker. A bracket for mounting the microphone to the TV is provided. A table stand is also available.
The Induction Loop System with External Clip Mic is a communication device designed for those individuals with t-coil hearing aids, cochlear implants and induction loop receivers. This product works best in one-on-one situations, i.e. customer service counters, information booths, meetings, vehicles, and personal use. Includes Alternative Current adapter/charger and choice of omni-directional microphone with 10ft cord OR counter-top microphone. Nominal range is 4-5 feet from the front of the uni
The Personal Amplification Device is designed to amplify sound for individuals with a hearing impairment. It is lightweight and compact and can be used anywhere such as for TV, conversations or conferences. The headphones have individually adjustable right and left volume controls. It also comes with a handy belt clip and an "ON" indicator light. POWER: Nine-volt battery operated (battery not included). SIZE: 3-3/8 x 2-3/8 x 1 inches. WARRANTY: One year limited.
The Personal Assistive Listening System, model AT-216, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. The system includes a Comtek personal receiver and a neck loop, which are worn by the listener, and a Comtek transmitter. The personal receiver picks up the voice of the person wearing the transmitter, and the neck-loop then re-transmits it to the user's hearing aid (not included) with a "T" switch (telecoil pick-up). If hearing aids are not used, the rece
The Personal FM 350 Listening System is an FM personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This listening system allows users to hear, without distraction, at a volume that accommodates their hearing needs. The speaker wears a body-pack style wireless transmitter equipped with a lapel microphone, while the listener wears a body-pack style wireless receiver and picks up the message directly in his or her headphones by way of an FM signal, greatly
The Personal FM System is a personal FM amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Both models include a portable transmitter, a portable receiver, and a carrying case. Model PFM350 also includes an environmental microphone. POWER: Both models operate for up to 10 hours per charge on two double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS: Both systems operate over a range of 150 feet.
The Personal Infrared System, model JAS485, is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. This system includes an infrared transmitter/speaker, a microphone, and an infrared transmitter. The system can be used with the microphone to enhance conversation or it can be connected directly to an audio output jack of a television or other audio device. DIMENSIONS: Operates ove an area of approximately 20 feet. WARRANTY: 90-day warranty.
The Personal PA FM Listening System, model PPA 375, is an FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The system comes with a T35 transmitter that configures itself to the appropriate settings after the user chooses between voice, music, or hearing assistance in the preset application menu. The operating distance is up to 1,000 feet allowing the system to be used in auditoriums, stadiums, theaters, and other large venues without environmental distract
The RCA Symphonix personal sound amplifier- battery powered is designed for those individuals who are hearing-impaired. The Symphonix offers high-definition digital sound processing which amplifies voices, sharpens sound, and reduces background noises. It is light and discreet and is thin enough that it won’t interfere with eyewear. It can be used in either the right or left ear. 7 day plus battery life. Battery compartment at end of earpiece. Flesh colored with opaque tube. Black polyethylene r
The Phonak Hand-Held Microphone Kit was designed for one-on-one communication in school or at home. Couples to hearing aid via direct audio input (DAI). It has omni-directional and directional microphone settings. Speaker can use neck loop or garment fastener instead of holding microphone. Available in monaural arrangement and binaural arrangement. Comes with 5 ft. cord.
The Phonak MicroLink is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by children and adults with hearing disabilities. This wireless FM system provides additional amplification for individuals who use hearing aids, providing greater clarity in social situations and meetings, while conversing in an automobile, while talking on the telephone, or while watching television. Compatible with computer-programmable hearing aids, the system comprises a transmitter that picks up the speaker's voice or other a
The Phonak Tele-Coupler TC1 allows a hearing aid user to couple to the telephone via direct audio input (DAI). Coupler has numbered volume control. Five and fifteen ft. extension cords are available for connection to the TV and radio. Plastic holder with velcro is used to couple to the TV/radio.
The Phonic Ear Personal FM System, model PE475, is an FM amplification system designed to improve listening conditions by reducing the effects of background noise, reverberation, and distance between the speaker and the listener for persons with hearing disabilities. The portable system is designed to provide a direct wireless transmission of the speaker's voice from a microphone-transmitter to a listener-worn receiver. It works with the user's hearing aid to increase the signal-to-noise ratio f
Cutting-edge technology providing superior sound with extended high and low frequency range. Amplifies sounds closest to the listener up to 63 decibels amplification while reducing background noise. Ideal for one-on-one conversation, small-group and television listening, or conversing in the car. Use with or without hearing aids. Simply plug in the earpiece, position the microphone near the preferred sound, adjust volume to comfort – and start listening.
The Pocketalker Pro is a personal FM amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This lightweight unit features a large, easy-to-use volume control and full-range frequency response and is compatible with telecoil couplers or direct audio-input hearing aids. The kit includes the amplifier, a microphone, a belt clip, a television listening cord, and a carrying case. The system also comes with a choice of a wide-range earphone, a mini earphone, or lightweight head
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Assistive listening device for increased volume in one-on-one conversations, listening to the TV, or use with the telephone. A simple listening device that can be fabricated with parts from a Radio Shack or other electronics store. The system uses an Archer 200mW Amplifier-Speaker and a 200 ohm Dynamic microphone. A parts list is provided and instructions are included for assembling the system. Instructions are included for using it with a TV, telephon
The Set 830 from Sennheiser is a quality TV amplifying system that provides users with the comfort and ease of listening to the TV at a chosen volume. The Sennheiser Set 830 directly connects to a TV, Hi-fi system or radio and guarantees quality sound performance. All sound output can be customized to the listener's level of hearing.
The Silver Sonic XL is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This small, lightweight device features adjustable volume control that enables the user to control sound intensity and volume, a flexible ear mount that fits either left or right ear, three soft tips for a comfortable fit, and amplification capabilities from a distance of 90 feet away without the use of batteries. The Silver Sonic XL can be worn discreetly as it has the appearance of a
The Sonic Sound Amplifier is a personal amplification system designed for individuals who are hard of hearing. This amplifier is also great for outdoor use and works for up to 100 yards away. It can pick up sounds from sporting events, movie theaters, or in the house. The system is pocket size and comes with a binocular mounting clip, a megaphone attachment and a "AAA" battery. POWER: Battery operated.
The Sonic Super Ear is an assistive listening system designed to pick up sound at the source, amplify it and direct it toward the listener for individuals who hard of hearing. The user puts on the stereo headphones, turns on the system and adjusts the volume. It is completely portable with a spring steel clip provided for attaching the amplifier to a pocket, label or belt. It is designed to provide up to 50+ decibals of ambient sound amplification with a maximum output of 107dB. POWER: A single
Sonic Technology SE7500 Dynamic Low-profile SuperEar Plus is a personal amplifier listening device by Sonic Technology. It is ideal for users with slight to moderate hearing impairment. It can be used for watching TV, during meetings, lecturs, worship services, or simple conversations. Features a volume control wheel located on both the headphone and earbud wires to permit easy volume adjustment. Comes with both lightweight and unobtrusive earbuds that can be easily camouflaged and stereo headph
The Sonnet Sound Amp Hearing Amplifier is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This lightweight pocket-size amplifier with headset magnifies voices, music, and other sounds from up to 60 feet away. Users can hear movies, concerts and lectures clearly from a distance using the directional microphone. Other features include independent bass and treble controls and an adjustable master volume control. The unit comes with three sizes of ear bud cus
The Sound Alpha Personal Sound Amplifier is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This compact portable amplifier with stereo output amplifies the sound frequencies of conversation, and can be used for watching TV or carrying on conversations. The stereo microphones are located on the headphone wires for discretion. Dual microphones and stereo earphones help the user to detect where a sound is coming from. Other features include volume c
The Sound Wizard is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This lightweight portable device amplifies sound and improves clarity. The basic system includes a high-performance, seven-direction microphone; a multi-functional turbo headset; the receiver; a neck lanyard; and a carrying case. POWER: Uses two triple-A batteries (included). OPTIONS: Infrared module, infrared transmitter, replacement directional microphone. WARRANTY: One year.
The SounDirector Personal Amplifier System 3 is a portable, personal amplification systems for use by individuals with mild to profound hearing disabilities designed for use in conjunction with or in place of personal hearing aids in the car, the radio or television, one on one conversations, meetings and conferences, or in other small groups. The unit combines a numbered volume control, tone control, and switchable magnetic loop pick-up coil to provide discrimination in many adverse listening e
The SoundPlus TV Infrared Listening System, model WIR 237, is an infrared personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This system can be used for television or music listening, in meetings or offices, and in other small group listening applications. For stereo operation, the system connects directly to a TV, VCR, or DVD equipped with standard audio output jacks. The system features a WIR RX237 receiver and a 3.5-millimeter jack. The user can plug in a v
The Spectra 22 is a speech processor designed to enhance listening capabilities in noisy environments for persons with hearing disabilities. With a lightweight polycarbonate composition, it consists of a free-fitting, conforming electrode array with 22 programmable electrodes designed to optimize fine pitch percepts in the cochlea; a speech processor composed with a high resolution, filter bank that divides a sound signal into 20 frequency bands intended to deliver distinctive information; a rec
The Telex Complete Wide Area FM Sysyem, model 70679, is a personal FM amplification system allowing multiple receivers to work from one base unit. The system includes one AAT-2 high performance base unit, three single-channel receivers, and three single earbuds. POWER: battery. OPTIONS: Additional single earbuds ($8.50), dual earbuds ($10.50), headphone headsets ($10), induction neckloop assembly ($47), rechargeable batteries for transmitters ($15 per pair), rechargeable batteries for receivers
The Telex Personal Amplification System, model TW6AA, is a FM amplification system designed for use by people with hearing disabilities. The system includes a belt pack transmitter with lapel microphone and a choice of tuneable or single-channel receivers. OPTIONS: Single-channel receiver ($70) or tuneable reciever ($115).
Turbo Ear is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This micro-sized amplifier can be used in conversations, meetings, classrooms, or to hear movies or television. Features include high/low frequencies, adjustable volume, a mini earplug, and a belt-clip. POWER: Uses one triple-A battery. The unit is equipped with a built-in indicator light. DIMENSIONS: 2 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 5/8 inches. WARRANTY: 90-day warranty.
The TVDirect Wireless TV Listening Headset, model TV-100, is a infrared amplification system for television designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. TV audio output is converted into an infrared light beam for wireless transmission to the receiver. This broadens the area around a TV in which a person can hear the audio portion of the broadcast. Controls allow the user to adjust tone for enhanced dialog clarity and intelligibility. Lightweight, hi-fidelity and passive noise isola
The WhisperPhone allows users to improve articulation and sensory development without invasive changes to the teaching process. The WhisperPhone is a hands-free, acoustical voice-feedback headset that enables children to focus and hear phonemes 10 times more clearly as they learn to read, spell or process language aloud.
The WIR 125 Listening System is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. Designed for listening to television or for use in small group meetings, offices, or in conference rooms, the system can be used with the included microphone or plugged into the television or sound system audio output jacks. The set includes the microphone, a flip-up transmitter, a Lavalier-style receiver, and a choice of one of four different headphones or earphone. DIMENSION
The WIR 150 Listening System is a personal amplification system designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. Designed for listening to television or for use in small group meetings, offices, or in conference rooms, the system can be used with the included microphone or plugged into the television or sound system audio output jacks. The set includes the microphone, a transmitter, and a one-piece stethoscope-style receiver. OPTIONS: A Lavalier-style receiver, an additonal stethoscope-s